Cynthia Lambert is a Reference Librarian at Somerset County Library’s Mary Jacobs Branch. With over 10 years of experience as a Financial Analyst for Dow Jones Indexes and Bloomberg News, Cynthia pairs her expertise in financial reference with a passion for public library service. Cynthia blogs for Library Garden, and is active in NJLA’s Investment Committee and IT Section.
The photo above shows Cynthia proudly displaying her championship belt immediately after her triumphant win at the NJLA 2011 Conference Battledecks competition. Battledecks is an extemporaneous speaking competition where contestants deliver an off-the-cuff talk cued to slides they have never seen before, on a particular theme. This year's NJLA Battledecks competition theme was Libraries Are Essential.
One of the Professional Development Consultants for the LibraryLinkNJ On-Site, On-Demand Staff Development - FY2017.